Assistant Softball Coach

As an institution, Goshen College is dedicated to the holistic development of our students. We strive to mentor student-athletes that will achieve excellence in competition, in the classroom, and within the community.

Goshen College seeks applicants for an Assistant Softball Coach. The assistant must demonstrate a willingness to support our student athletes in achieving the aforementioned institutional goals. The assistant coach must be aligned with the core values of Goshen College, and those of the softball program.

Although this is a part-time position, individuals will be responsible for assisting the head coach in all facets of running a successful collegiate softball program. Primary responsibility of this position is the development of the Goshen College pitching staff.

Individuals are responsible for learning and upholding the guidelines and regulations of Goshen College, the Crossroads League and the NAIA.



  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • CPR, AED, First Aid required (can be completed after hire)
  • Ability/willingness to assist with softball field/facility maintenance


  • Previous playing or coaching experience, collegiate level experience will be given additional consideration
  • Experience in development of fastpitch softball pitchers
  • Knowledge of national athletic governing bodies and associated compliance manua

Essential Functions:


  • Assist the head coach in planning, directing, and coaching the intercollegiate team, develop student-athletes’ full potential while following guidelines and ethics established nationally and by the institution.
  • Assist with the development and program promotion by encouraging academic success, community engagement, and student leadership.
  • Attend practice and competition under direction of the head coach.
  • Assist with recruiting.
  • Willingly represent Goshen College to the broader constituency and Goshen community as deemed appropriate.

How to Apply:

Please be sure to provide all required materials noted below, as incomplete applications may not be considered. Application materials may be attached to the Professional Staff Application Form or sent electronically to


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Goshen College is an equal opportunity employer, committed to enhancing diversity across the institution. Goshen College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or any legally protected status. To protect the welfare and provide for the safety of the students, employees, visitors, and resources of Goshen College, background checks are conducted by the Office of Human Resources on all new and re-hired employees.

About Goshen College

Goshen College is a liberal arts institution dedicated to the development of informed, articulate, sensitive and responsible Christians. It is nationally ranked for its study abroad programs. As a ministry of the Mennonite Church, the institution seeks to integrate Christian values with educational and professional life. Goshen College has adopted five core values around which programs are built:  1) Christ-centered; 2) Passionate Learners; 3) Servant Leaders; 4) Compassionate Peacemakers; and (5) Global Citizens. The college is located in the heart of Elkhart County, centrally located within several hours of Chicago, Indianapolis and Detroit. Residents of Goshen enjoy a culturally diverse small-town atmosphere with an active arts community, a vibrant downtown, the Maple City Greenway network of bicycle paths and affordable housing prices.

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Goshen College
1700 S. Main Street
Goshen, IN 46526-4795

Telephone: (574) 535-7111